|Diaphone [BFW120] - |sistra||
The debut on BFW recordings from Russian indie band |sistra|, or more correctly, |систра|. The band have gained some recognition in their native Russia and rightly so. Diaphone is a collection of heartful songs. The band's delivery is powerful and emotional. Close to post rock but more fragile and less apocalyptic. We have much more from |sistra| in the near future. |sistra| is a indie-electronic rock band from Kabarovsk, Russian Federation...
Keywords: indie, rock, alt, post rock
|Killers, Thieves and Liars - I Am The Devil|
The debut EP on BFW from I Am The Devil. At times rauccous, at times extremely laidback - a wonderful collection of songs.
Keywords: indie; rock; alt; bfw
|Soma - The Slides|
A mammoth debut album from Russian indie rockers The Slides. 'Soma' is an album indie guitar rock, clearly influenced by britpop and sounding like something between M83 and Oasis. Valued as the nectar of the gods, ‘Soma’ was a ritual drink of importance among the Indo-Iranians, possessing great strength and giving an overwhelming sense of tranquility to those who’d taste it. It was not randomly chosen as the album’s name as the band’s LP is as pleasantly intoxicating, especially, when ...
Keywords: indie; alt; post rock; bfw
|Like Life Easily Ended - A.F.F.E.N|
Fantastic new indie single from Indonesia band A.F.F.E.N
Keywords: bfw; affen; indie; rock; indonesia
|Echo [BFW101] - Maybe Starry Skies and False Awakening|
"echo" is a split album between Maybe Starry Skies and False Awakening, who share the same love for instrumental acoustic music, as well as ambient post-rock and emotional atmospheres. Cover photography by Julien Roumagnac © (roumagnac.net)
Keywords: ambient; experimental; chill; post-rock; bfw
Downloads: 1,583 (1 review)
|Tiny Boat [BFW145] - |sistra||
The fantastic new single from Russia indie band |sistra|. A beautiful mix of electronics, echoing guitars and delicate voices. |sista| / |систра| is a indie-electronic rock band from Kabarovsk, Russian Federation Spreading their music via the internet they gained some recognition among Russian independent music scene. Some singles are in rotation on several Russian radio stations across the country...
Keywords: bfw; |sistra|; sistra; indie; russia; post rock
|Find You - The Maybes|
The fantastic new indie single from Glasgow duo The Maybes. The Maybes are a two piece guitar based band from the South Side of Glasgow who write and record our own material. geonoisefloor - Music and Vocals Chelle Maybe - Vocals More music: Demo EP All You Got / Won't Go By
Keywords: bfw; the maybes; rock; indie; glasgow
|All You Got / Won't Go By - The Maybes|
The new single by Glaswegian indie band The Maybes. In their own words: The Maybes are proud to release a new 2 song demo, our second for BFW Recordings. Our first track “All you got” is a retro inspired tribute to old- skool hard rock. Our next track “Won’t go by” is a collaboration with Jay who co wrote and played guitar on the song. We will have more from The Maybes in early 2012
Keywords: bfw; the maybes; rock; indie; glasgow
|Highlight Of The Show [BFW132] - |sistra||
|sistra| return with a fantastic indie pop single. A crisp production with those sweet (Jonsi inspired) vocals and the music are delicate and powerful all at once. And we have more from this Russian band over the next few months! |sistra| is a indie-electronic rock band from Kabarovsk, Russian Federation. Spreading own music from internet they gained some recognition among Russian independent music scene...
Keywords: bfw; sistra; indie; post rock; pop
|Los Desposeídos - Aguas tónicas|
Post blues or post-soul would decree the English critic Simon Reynolds if he had the opportunity to listen to the album that is by editing AguasTónicas soon or better yet, witness the band live. As it is unlikely that this (that Reynolds will listen) happen in the short term, it is necessary to say a few things: the music of AguasTónicas has almost nothing to 'post' and a lot of 'pre'. It says nothing of the end of an era, but speaks of a time to come, in which some things are similar to befor...
Keywords: Aguas tónicas; BFW; indie; rock; argentina
|Ancient Lasers EP - Ancient Lasers|
Daniel Finfer of Post Human Era returns to BFW recordings with his new project - a collaboration with Daniel Anderson of Idiot Pilot. Ancient Lasers is a superb collection of songs, pristine productions - a mix of rock guitars and glitchy electronics. www.bfwrecordings.com/releases/AncientLasers/AncientLasers/
Keywords: bfw; ancient lasers; indie; rock; electronica
|Korine Conception - Glow In Transparancy Aurora [BFW035] - BFW recordings|
A wonderful emotive album. Both delicate and powerful. Hints of Slowdive and Sigur Ros - which can't be a bad thing. More fantastic shoegaze influenced music from Indonesia. KORINE CONCEPTION ON THE WEB: MySpace facebook
Keywords: korine, conception, bfw, recordings, shoegaze, post, rock
|SineRider - December Embers [BFW036] - BFWrecordings|
The second release on BFW from SineRider is a less ambient affair than his last release, 'Binary Flowers'. 'December Embers' has guitars and singing and has much more of a post-rock feel to it. The warm ambience is still there, but this is fairly different.
Keywords: SineRider, December, Embers, BFW, recordings, post, rock, shoegaze, ambient, indie
|This Is What Life Does To You [BFW109] - I Am The Devil|
The new raucous indie rock album from I Am The Devil. A great collection of songs. Sometimes angry, sometimes bluesy and laidback - always heartfelt. This album is a little rough around the edges but that just adds to its charm.
Keywords: bfw; i am the devil; rock; dark; ambient
|Nothing For Miles [BFW076] - Bing Satellites|
A collection of songs based around guitar and fretless bass. Blissful ambience finishing with the apocalyptic post rock of 'Where I Stand'.These songs were recorded over the last few years, using different techniques and equipment for each song. All that links them is the presence of my trusty, battered, old guitar and fretless bass.Released just four weeks before the experimental ambient album Accidental Music volume one...
Keywords: bfw, bing, satellites, ambient, guitar, post rock, shoegaze, chill, experimental
Downloads: 14,232 (1 review)
|I Heard Something In The Distance volume 5 - a BFW recordings sampler - BFW recordings|
The fifth compilation from BFW recordings, featuring music from current and future BFW releases, from August to October 2010. This album spans a wide range of music - ambient, IDM, drone, post rock and shoegaze - but has a much more experimental vibe than previous compilations. It is a fantastic collection of new music and a damn good listen. Click the song titles for download links more info on their original releases...
Keywords: bfw; ambient; shoegaze; indie; post rock; glitch; drone; experimental; chill
|I Heard Something In The Distance volume 2 - a BFW recordings sampler|
The second BFW compilation featuring music from current and future releases from BFW recordings. A wide and varied selection of music - indie, ambient, shoegaze, experimental and much more - from across the world, with artwork by the wonderful Anggie Wave. For more information on this release, please visit Tracklist: 01. The Sunshine Factory - My Sugar Cane 02. Hollydrift - Great Northern Day 03. The Telegraph Reverb - Blue Sea 04...
Keywords: bfw, recordings, ambient, electronica, shoegaze, experimental, rock, indie
|SineRider - Follow The Powerlines [BFW049] - BFW recordings|
All tracks written, recorded, and produced by Devin Powers Album Photo by Michaël Duerinckx (Mich) Website - http://michhimself.com/pictures/ Album Art design by Devin Powers The third release on BFW from SineRider is wonderful! Powerful and emotive. Full on shoegaze guitars and lush production. Lose yourself in this fantastic EP. SINERIDER ON THE WEB: MySpace Newgrounds OTHER RELEASES: Binary Flowers [BFW012] Released 27 July 2009 December Embers [BFW036] Released 17 February 2010
Keywords: sinerider, follow, powerlines, bfw, recordings, ambient, shoegaze, post, rock
|Superluminal Arts - Dozelimit|
More details / alternative downloads: www.bfwrecordings.com/releases/Dozelimit/SuperluminalArts/ A wonderful apocalyptic BFW debut from Dozelimit, a band based in Russian city Omsk (in south west Siberia). 55 minutes of glorious shoegazing soundscapes and post rock noise. Dozelimit on the web: dozelimit.bandcamp.com www.facebook.com/dozelimit vk.com/dozelimit
Keywords: dozelimit; bfw; omsk; siberia; russia; post rock; indie; shoegaze
|Alexander - 'Blackwater Mysteries - Quiet But Twisted'|
A collection of four or more dark and moody songs that come somewhere between rock and experimental music. Marvellous stuff!
Keywords: rock; dark; experimental; bfw; recordings; alexander; blackwater; mysteries; quiet; but; twisted
|I Heard Something In The Distance volume 4 - a BFW recordings sampler - BFW recordings|
The fourth compilation from BFW recordings, featuring music from current and future BFW releases, from April to August 2010. This album spans a wide range of music - ambient, IDM, drone, experimental, cinematic, electro, psychedelic rock, post rock and shoegaze. Visit www.bfwrecordings.com/releases/IHeardSomethingInTheDistance/Vol4/ for details on each songs original release.
Keywords: bfw, recordings, compilation, ambient, IDM, drone, indie, post-rock, electro, noise, experimental
|Time Will Tell [BFW179] - Hospital|
Produced by Alex Kelman from Punk TV. After their contribution to Album in A Day volume 4, we are proud to bring you the fantastic new single from Russian indie band Hospital. In their own words - A Russian rock band originally formed in September 2011. Finding their own sound, Hospital is really eclectic now: their music is a mixed genre in such areas as classical brit-pop, shoegaze, power-pop and even post-punk...
Keywords: hospital; bfw; russia; indie; rock; pop; brit-pop; komsomolsk-on-amure; moscow
|From A Window In A Gift Shop - Graham Marlowe feat P.V. Herrera|
We continue our tradition of delivering soomething new and insteresting in the shape of the spoken word album by Graham Marlowe, backed by the stunning ambient guitar work of P.V. Herrera, better known to some of you as The Danger Girl Starship. The release includes three bonus tracks, including two instrumental versions of tracks from the album. Watch the videos: An Empathy I Hear It in Technicolor an Absence of Purity Thinking Back Now Graham Marlowe -- spoken word on all tracks, lyrics on fou...
Keywords: ambient; instrumental; indie; rock; spoken word; poetry; bfw; graham marlowe; p. v. herrera; danger girl starship
|Album In A Day volume 3 - 13 August 2011 [BFW149] - various artists|
On Saturday 13 August 2011, musicians from around the world each wrote and recorded a new song, completely and from scratch in one day. The next day, those songs were collected together as an album. On Monday 15 August 2011, the album will be released as a free download by BFW recordings under a Creative Commons licence (click for more details). The last two times we have done this has been a huge success - albums of original new ambient, electronica, indie and much more, and this album is no ex...
Keywords: bfw; album in a day; compilation; ambient; indie; post rock; electronica; glitch; new age
Downloads: 648 (1 review)
|Sparkle Afternoon - Gorgeous - BFW Recordings|
New single. Sparkle Afternoon is an Indonesian pop minimalist band (according to the band's own definition) with indiepop, post-rock, shoegaze and britpop elements. The name is derived from the bright-bright afternoon in 19th December 2007. The band consists of Ratih Kemala Dewi (vocals), Diki Setiadi (guitar), Wama Kurnia (bass), Yogie (guitar), Riska Rachmawati (keyboards) and Tedy Wijaya (drums)...
Keywords: sparkle; afternoon; gorgeous; indie; pop; post; rock; shoegaze; britpop; bandung; indonesia
|Album In A Day volume 5 - 18 August 2012 - various artists|
An album of songs completely written & recorded in one day - Saturday, 18th August 2012. On Saturday 18th August 2012, musicians from around the world each wrote and recorded a complete new song, from scratch in one day. The next day, these songs were collected and put together as this album. The day after that, the album was released as a free download! What you have here is an electic mix of music from around the world, all created on the same day...
Keywords: bfw; album in a day; ambient; indie; experimental; drone; glitch; electronic; post rock; psychedelia; prog; Brother Octopus; MagicVan; Barney Byron; Joshua Ryan; Roxx-Tones; Andreas och Stefan; Glacial; Bing Satellites; Daniel Robert Lahey; Crystal Dreams; Cousin Silas; Disturbed Earth; Ayn Morgan; Dan Miñoza; John Tocher; Shane Morris; Mystified; SineRider; Shorthand Phonetics; Chris Lambert; The Poodleplay Ultimatum; Poodleplay Arkestra; The Silent Committee; Ishtar; dmyra; Symatic Star; Rogue Spore; Eko_Fisk; Synthesist; The Lovely Moon; Meteer; riverrun; piper_ben; Harnes Kretzer; Phillip Wilkerson; Peter DiPhillips; Burning Artists Sale; Red Clouds; Magnetic Wind; Jack Hertz; Susperia-Electrica; Closer Contact; Ketsa; Imaginarytrees
|Album In A Day volume 5 remixed by Mark Blood - various artists|
On Saturday 18th August 2012, musicians from around the world each wrote and recorded a complete new song, from scratch in one day. The next day, these songs were collected and put together as this album. The day after that, the album was released as a free download! You can download the original version of Album In A Day volume 5 at archive.org/details/AlbumInADayVol5 Mark Blood has taken all the music from that album and mixed it into two rather wonderful DJ mixes...
Keywords: bfw; mark blood; album in a day; remixed; dj mix; ambient; indie; experimental; drone; glitch; electronic; post rock; psychedelia; prog; Brother Octopus; MagicVan; Barney Byron; Joshua Ryan; Roxx-Tones; Andreas och Stefan; Glacial; Bing Satellites; Daniel Robert Lahey; Crystal Dreams; Cousin Silas; Disturbed Earth; Ayn Morgan; Dan Miñoza; John Tocher; Shane Morris; Mystified; SineRider; Shorthand Phonetics; Chris Lambert; The Poodleplay Ultimatum; Poodleplay Arkestra; The Silent Committee; Ishtar; dmyra; Symatic Star; Rogue Spore; Eko_Fisk; Synthesist; The Lovely Moon; Meteer; riverrun; piper_ben; Harnes Kretzer; Phillip Wilkerson; Peter DiPhillips; Burning Artists Sale; Red Clouds; Magnetic Wind; Jack Hertz; Susperia-Electrica; Closer Contact; Ketsa; Imaginarytrees